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The Daily Sentinel
Big claims, little actionAfter a 21-month investigation at the Grand Junction Regional Airport, which re
Big claims, little action
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
After a 21-month investigation at the Grand Junction Regional Airport, which relied heavily on unidentified sources, charges that top-level executives in the aviation, banking, construction and manufacturing industries in Mesa County committed... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
From the British seaside, asking, do we need Banksy?GREAT YARMOUTH, ENGLAND — To pass a day at a cloudy British seaside resort in t
From the British seaside, asking, do we need Banksy?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
GREAT YARMOUTH, ENGLAND — To pass a day at a cloudy British seaside resort in the waning days of summer is to embrace melancholy. The resorts themselves — conceived as great Victorian towns of pleasure and repose — have yet to recover from a period... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Shortcut to Contemporary, Polynesian hotels among Disney road improvements in the worksA flyover letting visitors to Magic Kingdom hotels bypass a parking toll plaza
Shortcut to Contemporary, Polynesian hotels among Disney road improvements in the works
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
A flyover letting visitors to Magic Kingdom hotels bypass a parking toll plaza is among several new road improvements planned at Walt Disney World. A $350 million bond issue by Reedy Creek, the Disney-controlled taxing district, will provide... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Disney: FastPass+ set for Eat to the Beat concertsDisney World visitors will be able to use FastPass+ for this year's Eat to the
Disney: FastPass+ set for Eat to the Beat concerts
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Disney World visitors will be able to use FastPass+ for this year's Eat to the Beat concerts, nightly performances tied to the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival. Guests will make reservations like they do for Disney World rides and shows,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Star Wars Half Marathon coming to Walt Disney WorldWhen it comes to Star Wars-themed races at Disney parks, Disneyland Resort in C
Star Wars Half Marathon coming to Walt Disney World
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
When it comes to Star Wars-themed races at Disney parks, Disneyland Resort in California will be known as the "Light Side," while Walt Disney World assumes the role of the "Dark Side." Disney Parks and runDisney have announced that the Star Wars... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Orlando: Magic city - Discover AmericaThe Florida city of Orlando has more options than you'd think, writes Megan Sin
Orlando: Magic city - Discover America
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
The Florida city of Orlando has more options than you'd think, writes Megan Singleton. The Tree of Life is actually man-made. Photo / Supplied I'm on the Hogwarts Express in a replica English carriage as we depart from King's Cross Station. We... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
A Kiwi recommends ... Orlando - Discover AmericaThe Florida city of Orlando is much more than a theme park wonderland, discover
A Kiwi recommends ... Orlando - Discover America
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
The Florida city of Orlando is much more than a theme park wonderland, discovers Tim Lamb. The walk around Lake Eola Park is full of treats. Photo / 123RF When Kiwis visit, they love: The size of the theme park areas. If you thought you had done... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Epcot: Here's what the Soarin' update will look likeSoarin' attractions at Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort are being re-ima
Epcot: Here's what the Soarin' update will look like
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Soarin' attractions at Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort are being re-imagined to take guests on a simulated trip around the world. The official Disney Parks blog recently released a video showing a behind-the-scenes look at "Soarin' Around... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Orlando: Magic cityThe Florida city of Orlando has more options than you'd think, writes Megan Sin
Orlando: Magic city
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
The Florida city of Orlando has more options than you'd think, writes Megan Singleton. The Tree of Life is actually man-made. Photo / Supplied I'm on the Hogwarts Express in a replica English carriage as we depart from King's Cross Station. We... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
A Kiwi recommends ... OrlandoThe Florida city of Orlando is much more than a theme park wonderland, discover
A Kiwi recommends ... Orlando
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
The Florida city of Orlando is much more than a theme park wonderland, discovers Tim Lamb. The walk around Lake Eola Park is full of treats. Photo / 123RF When Kiwis visit, they love: The size of the theme park areas. If you thought you had done... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Barnum Museum: Building a 21st century museum from scratchMost don’t. Folks may know he was instrumental in creating the circus known as
Barnum Museum: Building a 21st century museum from scratch
Greenwich Time / Posted 11 days ago
Most don’t. Folks may know he was instrumental in creating the circus known as “The Greatest Show on Earth” and promoting Swedish singing sensation Jenny Lind on her 1850 tour of America. Beyond that, few people have any grasp of his impact on... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Barnum Museum: Building a 21st century museum from scratchMost don’t. Folks may know he was instrumental in creating the circus known as
Barnum Museum: Building a 21st century museum from scratch
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
Most don’t. Folks may know he was instrumental in creating the circus known as “The Greatest Show on Earth” and promoting Swedish singing sensation Jenny Lind on her 1850 tour of America. Beyond that, few people have any grasp of his impact on... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Barnum Museum: Building a 21st century museum from scratchMost don’t. Folks may know he was instrumental in creating the circus known as
Barnum Museum: Building a 21st century museum from scratch
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 days ago
Most don’t. Folks may know he was instrumental in creating the circus known as “The Greatest Show on Earth” and promoting Swedish singing sensation Jenny Lind on her 1850 tour of America. Beyond that, few people have any grasp of his impact on... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Jeb Bush doesn't regret using the term 'anchor babies'gallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6456742|article-gallery-6456742|0 gall
Jeb Bush doesn't regret using the term 'anchor babies'
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 days ago
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Stamford Advocate
Jeb Bush doesn't regret using the term 'anchor babies'Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and his wife Columba Bush listen to remarks made by first
Jeb Bush doesn't regret using the term 'anchor babies'
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and his wife Columba Bush listen to remarks made by first lady Laura Bush during a summit held to promote reading, Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 1, 2002, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Steve Nesius) Photo: AP Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and his... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Failed cities: What were they thinking?Disney’s EPCOT Center, China’s Dongtan: Forgotten, unbuilt cities | DailyTelegr
Failed cities: What were they thinking?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
Disney’s EPCOT Center, China’s Dongtan: Forgotten, unbuilt cities | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website SearchUse keywords to search content on QuestNews website FROM a floating habitat straight out of your... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Failed cities: What were they thinking?FROM a floating habitat straight out of your wildest fantasies, to a place crea
Failed cities: What were they thinking?
Adelaide Now / Posted 13 days ago
FROM a floating habitat straight out of your wildest fantasies, to a place created only for vegetarians, some incredible and outrageous plans for new cities have failed spectacularly. If they had succeeded, the world as we know it would look very... Read more
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News.com.au
Lost world: The forgotten, unbuilt citiesWorld Travel FROM a floating habitat straight out of your wildest fantasies,
Lost world: The forgotten, unbuilt cities
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
World Travel FROM a floating habitat straight out of your wildest fantasies, to a place created only for vegetarians, some incredible and outrageous plans for new cities have failed spectacularly. If they... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Expanding Star Wars, Toy Story at Disney's Hollywood Studios can take years for infrastructure, detailsTake that, Harry Potter — in a few years. The Walt Disney Co. announced Saturd
Expanding Star Wars, Toy Story at Disney's Hollywood Studios can take years for infrastructure, details
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
Take that, Harry Potter — in a few years. The Walt Disney Co. announced Saturday it will build a 14-acre Star Wars land and an 11-acre Toy Story area at Disney's Hollywood Studios — the largest overhaul ever within an existing Walt Disney World... Read more
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Business Wire
ADDING MULTIMEDIA Star WarsTM Comes to Chase Disney Visa® Credit CardsWILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Marking the first Star Wars brand collaborat
ADDING MULTIMEDIA Star WarsTM Comes to Chase Disney Visa® Credit Cards
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Marking the first Star Wars brand collaboration for a credit card for The Walt Disney Company [NYSE: DIS], Chase Card Services, a division of JPMorgan Chase & Co. [NYSE: JPM] and Disney, are putting The Force in... Read more
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Calgary Sun
'Star Wars' theme park coming to DisneylandLOS ANGELES - Disney's Bob Iger announced that the company will introduce two "
'Star Wars' theme park coming to Disneyland
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 days ago
LOS ANGELES - Disney's Bob Iger announced that the company will introduce two "Star Wars"-themed lands in Disneyland park in Anaheim, Calif., and Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Fla., during Disney's D23 Expo on Saturday... Read more
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Entrpreneur
KFC Doubles Down on a Dumb Ad CampaignThe sky is falling, and KFC is trying to make chicken salad out of chicken scra
KFC Doubles Down on a Dumb Ad Campaign
Entrpreneur / Posted 15 days ago
The sky is falling, and KFC is trying to make chicken salad out of chicken scratch. KFC, a unit of Yum Brands, has switched the actors who portray company founder Col. Harland Sanders, swapping in marginally talented Saturday Night Live alum Norm... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Walt Disney World Swan, Dolphin Hotel offers Grandparents Day deaGrandparents Day is Sept. 13 but can be celebrated all month at the Walt Disney
Walt Disney World Swan, Dolphin Hotel offers Grandparents Day dea
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 15 days ago
Grandparents Day is Sept. 13 but can be celebrated all month at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel, which is offering a special deal for a multigenerational vacation. Grandparents and their families vacationing at the Epcot Resort area... Read more
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Bizjournals
Star Wars-themed lands coming to Walt Disney World, Disneyland"I am thrilled to announce the next chapter in the long and exciting history be
Star Wars-themed lands coming to Walt Disney World, Disneyland
Bizjournals / Posted 15 days ago
"I am thrilled to announce the next chapter in the long and exciting history between Disney Parks and Star Wars," said Iger. "We are creating a jaw-dropping new world that represents our largest single themed land expansion ever. These new lands at... Read more
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Boston Herald
'Star Wars' themed lands coming to Disney Parks; Harrison Ford visits D23 ExpoDisney's Bob Iger announced that the company will introduce two "Star Wars"-the
'Star Wars' themed lands coming to Disney Parks; Harrison Ford visits D23 Expo
Boston Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Disney's Bob Iger announced that the company will introduce two "Star Wars"-themed lands in Disneyland park in Anaheim, Calif., and Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Fla., during Disney's D23 Expo on Saturday afternoon. "We... Read more
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Philly.com
'Star Wars' Themed Lands Coming to Disney Parks; Harrison Ford Visits D23 ExpoDisney also released concept art of the new lands, which promise to immerse fan
'Star Wars' Themed Lands Coming to Disney Parks; Harrison Ford Visits D23 Expo
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
Disney also released concept art of the new lands, which promise to immerse fans in a never-before-seen locale. According to Iger, the expansion will have two signature attractions, including a ride where fans can take the controls of the Millennium... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
What Disney's plans mean for Central Florida After Disney announced plans to create "Star Wars" and "Toy Story" theme land
What Disney's plans mean for Central Florida
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 17 days ago
After Disney announced plans to create "Star Wars" and "Toy Story" theme lands at Walt Disney World, Local 6 takes a look at what this means for existing parks and how will it affect Central Florida. OR... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Avatar details released for land at Disney's Animal KingdomNew details about Pandora -- a theme-park land based on the movie "Avatar" that
Avatar details released for land at Disney's Animal Kingdom
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
New details about Pandora -- a theme-park land based on the movie "Avatar" that's being built at Disney's Animal Kingdom near Orlando -- were released today. A ride based on the banshee characters will be called “Flight of Passage.” A gentler boat... Read more
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/Film
Toy Story Land Coming to Disney Hollywood StudiosThe Disney Parks panel at D23 Expo 2015 featured not only news of additional St
Toy Story Land Coming to Disney Hollywood Studios
/Film / Posted 17 days ago
The Disney Parks panel at D23 Expo 2015 featured not only news of additional Star Wars attractions coming to theme parks, but of new Toy Story and Frozen attractions coming to Disney Hollywood Studios and Epcot Center. The Toy Story Land announcement... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Want to be a Disney Imagineer? D23 offers some tips and secretsRetired head of Imagineering Marty Sklar had advice on Saturday morning at the
Want to be a Disney Imagineer? D23 offers some tips and secrets
Los Angeles Times / Posted 17 days ago
Retired head of Imagineering Marty Sklar had advice on Saturday morning at the D23 Expo for aspiring theme park designers: Prepare to fail. "It's important that you fail from time to time," Sklar said at the all-things Disney convention, the D23... Read more
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FOX News
7 fall wine festivals that aren’t in CaliforniaMake way, California. From Virginia to Seattle, from New York’s Hudson Valley t
7 fall wine festivals that aren’t in California
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
Make way, California. From Virginia to Seattle, from New York’s Hudson Valley to Orlando, Fla., wine festivals across the country will celebrate America’s grapes this fall. With splendid views all around and famous chefs dicing and sautéing for the... Read more
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Post Magazine
Post BlogToday was an interesting day for some different reasons than the past two. I at
Post Blog
Post Magazine / Posted 19 days ago
Today was an interesting day for some different reasons than the past two. I attended four talks, one of which was about a topic I knew very little about, and three others for movies I have not yet seen. I figured this would be a good opportunity to... Read more
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Billboard
'American Idol' David Cook Releases 'Carry You'AmericanIdol season 7 winner David Cook will release his first new album in fou
'American Idol' David Cook Releases 'Carry You'
Billboard / Posted 19 days ago
AmericanIdol season 7 winner David Cook will release his first new album in four years, DigitalVein, next month. Today, he's giving fans another taste of it with "Carry You," which Billboard is exclusively premiering below. Fans can download the... Read more
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adrants
Let Me Tell You About IZEAfest And Why You Should Go This Year Six years ago in 2009 I went to IZEAfest in Orlando. It was an incredible eve
Let Me Tell You About IZEAfest And Why You Should Go This Year
adrants / Posted 19 days ago
Six years ago in 2009 I went to IZEAfest in Orlando. It was an incredible event which occurred during the height of the birth of social media. It was one of the best conferences I've... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Power struggle: Where to charge up at theme parksWhen the battery level on my smartphone goes down, my blood pressure goes up.
Power struggle: Where to charge up at theme parks
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
When the battery level on my smartphone goes down, my blood pressure goes up. It's not a rational reaction. Most of the time in these dwindling circumstances, a source of electricity is nearby. But that can be tricky in theme parks. Back in the... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
‘Epcot for Horses’ | St. Charles festival a horse-themed cultural extravaganzaA horse, of course! Actually –�among them – an array of horses. Lusitanos, Nok
‘Epcot for Horses’ | St. Charles festival a horse-themed cultural extravaganza
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
A horse, of course! Actually –�among them – an array of horses. Lusitanos, Nokotas, Aztecas, Friesians, Andalusians, Rocky Mountain horses, thoroughbreds, mustangs, ponies and more, and all can be seen at the Festival of the Horse & Drum. The Kane... Read more
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St. Charles Republican
‘Epcot for Horses’A horse, of course! Actually –�among them – an array of horses. Lusitanos, Nok
‘Epcot for Horses’
St. Charles Republican / Posted 19 days ago
A horse, of course! Actually –�among them – an array of horses. Lusitanos, Nokotas, Aztecas, Friesians, Andalusians, Rocky Mountain horses, thoroughbreds, mustangs, ponies and more, and all can be seen at the Festival of the Horse & Drum. The Kane... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Are your taste buds ready for Florida fall food festivals?Fall in Florida is for foodies –each year it’s as if the state spreads out a gi
Are your taste buds ready for Florida fall food festivals?
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
Fall in Florida is for foodies –each year it’s as if the state spreads out a giant tablecloth and serves up one fabulous food festival after another. Among these is arguably the nation’s biggest: the 20th Epcot International Food & Wine Festival... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'Divas in Concert' ready for third annual charity performanceCarol Stein can’t help but smile when she talks about the music and people she
'Divas in Concert' ready for third annual charity performance
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
Carol Stein can’t help but smile when she talks about the music and people she loves. “Music brings so much joy,” said the Central Florida resident who is hosting the annual "Divas in Concert" fundraiser Aug. 16 in Orlando. “It’s in my blood, and... Read more
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Time
Why America’s Biggest Mall Is Getting BiggerAmerica’s supersized malls may, at first glance, resemble fossils from the pre-
Why America’s Biggest Mall Is Getting Bigger
Time / Posted 21 days ago
America’s supersized malls may, at first glance, resemble fossils from the pre-Amazon era. These retail dinosaurs seem to litter the nation’s landscape, skeletally intact but losing life as e-commerce drives brick-and-mortar stores out of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Are your taste buds ready for Florida fall food festivals?Fall in Florida is for foodies –each year it’s as if the state spreads out a gi
Are your taste buds ready for Florida fall food festivals?
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
Fall in Florida is for foodies –each year it’s as if the state spreads out a giant tablecloth and serves up one fabulous food festival after another. Among these is arguably the nation’s biggest: the 20th Epcot International Food & Wine Festival... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Disney proposal leads to the wedding of Jonathan Caruana and Amanda AnthonyFor some, marriage is the bonding of two families. For others, marriage just co
Disney proposal leads to the wedding of Jonathan Caruana and Amanda Anthony
The Buffalo News / Posted 24 days ago
For some, marriage is the bonding of two families. For others, marriage just confirms already unbreakable bonds. “It’s like a fairy tale,” said Amanda Anthony, 27. “We just found each other, and it all fit right into place.” Anthony, who has two... Read more
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The Columbian
Harbor Patrol Jazz Band in tune at fairEvery year the Clark County Fair is filled with familiar sights and sounds. The
Harbor Patrol Jazz Band in tune at fair
The Columbian / Posted 24 days ago
Every year the Clark County Fair is filled with familiar sights and sounds. The Harbor Patrol Jazz Band is an enduring entertainment fixture at the fair, as the ensemble gets ready to play its 20th year. You can hear the Harbor Patrol Jazz Band... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
By the numbers: Walt Disney World vs DisneylandBack in 2012, we compared Disney theme parks in the U.S. for the ultimate East
By the numbers: Walt Disney World vs Disneyland
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
Back in 2012, we compared Disney theme parks in the U.S. for the ultimate East Coast vs. West Coast throw down. But a lot has changed in three years, with additions, subtractions and updates at both Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Walt Disney World vs. Disneyland -- A Disney throw downWhich U.S. Disney park reigns supreme? Loyal Walt Disney World fans balk at the
Walt Disney World vs. Disneyland -- A Disney throw down
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
Which U.S. Disney park reigns supreme? Loyal Walt Disney World fans balk at the idea of deigning to visit the, in their minds, inferior Disneyland. Meanwhile those loyal to the original Disney park may visit Florida's Disney World for its additional... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Where to swim with dolphins in FloridaThe Dog Days of summer are here and if you are looking for some relief, why not
Where to swim with dolphins in Florida
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
The Dog Days of summer are here and if you are looking for some relief, why not try a dolphin swim or encounter program? On most of these programs you get in the water with these marine mammals (cooling off already!) and since Atlantic bottlenose... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
By the numbers: Walt Disney World vs DisneylandBack in 2012, we compared Disney theme parks in the U.S. for the ultimate East
By the numbers: Walt Disney World vs Disneyland
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
Back in 2012, we compared Disney theme parks in the U.S. for the ultimate East Coast vs. West Coast throw down. But a lot has changed in three years, with additions, subtractions and updates at both Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
What's baking back there at Epcot?Man does not live by bread alone. He must also have ice cream. And éclairs. An
What's baking back there at Epcot?
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
Man does not live by bread alone. He must also have ice cream. And éclairs. And Croque Monsieur sandwiches. That guy can hit the jackpot in a little back corner of Epcot, which serves up those goodies every day. And they're homemade — if we can... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Our guide to 'Captain EO'It has been 16 years since Captain EO played at Epcot. We don't want to print s
Our guide to 'Captain EO'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
It has been 16 years since Captain EO played at Epcot. We don't want to print spoilers, but here are a few elements of the production that might spark memories. •The ship is manned by a "ragtag band led by the infamous Captain EO." That's Michael... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
What's baking back there at Epcot?Man does not live by bread alone. He must also have ice cream. And éclairs. An
What's baking back there at Epcot?
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
Man does not live by bread alone. He must also have ice cream. And éclairs. And Croque Monsieur sandwiches. That guy can hit the jackpot in a little back corner of Epcot, which serves up those goodies every day. And they're homemade — if we can... Read more
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